Episode from the podcastThe Skeptic Zone

The Skeptic Zone #630 - 8.November.2020

Released Saturday, 7th November 2020
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0:00:00 Introduction
Richard Saunders 0:03:50 The Misadventures of the VeXXed Bus

We look at the bumpy road and comic mishaps of the "Vaxxed II" bus as it travels along its sorry road.
0:16:44 James Randi, a quiet chat.

In 2014, Randi and Saunders toured Australia. During some downtime they chat about magic, memories and TV productions.

James Randi: Psychic Investigator - YouTube

https://youtu.be/ix_DEto6nH4?t=820
  0:28:57 Logical Fallacies. With Michelle Bijkersma

This week Michelle looks at "The Hasty Generalisation Fallacy".

Also known as the argument from small numbers and the lonely fact fallacy, this is when you base your conclusion upon limited or inconclusive information.

A Logical Fallacy is an error we can make in reasoning, but it usually crops up when we are discussing or arguing our point of view. 0:35:47 Australian Skeptics Newsletter

What skeptical news has caught the eye of Tim Mendham this week?

http://www.skeptics.com.au 0:42:42 The Book of Tim. With Tim Mendham

Another reading from the pages of 'The Skeptic' from Australian Skeptics Inc. This week Tim looks at Double Delusion - House of Horrors - House of Science and more.

https://www.skeptics.com.au Also The Correx Files

https://www.abc.net.au/science/correx

Corona Conspiracy - Upload Images

https://coronaconspiracy.cloud

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